Welcome to Country


Welcome to Country by Aunty Joy Murphy and illustrated by Lisa Kennedy

Synopsis: This is an expansive and generous Welcome to Country from a most respected Elder, Aunty Joy Murphy, beautifully given form by Indigenous artist Lisa Kennedy.

Welcome to the traditional lands of the Wurundjeri People. We are part of this land and the land is part of us. This is where we come from. Wominjeka Wurundjeri balluk yearmenn koondee bik. Welcome to Country.

Published: August 2016 | ISBN: 9781922244871 | Ages: 5+ years

Mini-bio: Joy Murphy Wandin AO is the Senior Aboriginal Elder of the Wurundjeri People of Melbourne and surrounds. We show respect for her and other Elders by calling them Aunty or Uncle.

Illustrator’s Homepage: http://lisakennedy.me

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Filed under: Australia, Kids, Natural History, Picture Books Tagged: Aunty Joy Murphy, Lisa Kennedy

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